Hyderabad: ‘Basti Dhawakhana’ will be set up in Hyderabad also on the lines of Delhi. Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has decided to set up ‘Basti Dhawakhana’ in slum areas having population of 5000, on the lines of ‘mohalla clinics’ in New Delhi.
Recently while attending a meeting held in New Delhi, GHMC Mayor Mr. B Ram Mohan and GHMC Commissioner Dr. B Janardhan Reddy visited mohalla clinics in Delhi and got acquainted with the facilities provided in them.
Later GHMC found that ‘mohalla clinics’ can prove beneficial in ensuring public health and hygiene. Hence it was decided to set up ‘Basti Dhawakhana’ in collaboration with private sector.